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photo of Dorothy Vislocky= my first mentor Barbara Mahler is a choreographer/performer, movement educator, and a certified practitioner and teacher of Zero Balancing – a hands on bodywork technique. Since 1983, Mahler has been teaching and exploring the unique perspectives … Continue reading

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February with a BANG!!!!

Barbara Mahler will present three dances, a trio and two solos,which will include the artistry of Jamie Graham, Alissa Lazaro, Trina Mannino, and Ms. Mahler. The program re-visits two older works – “Etched Sketches” and “Uno” as well as “Precipice”, … Continue reading

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Time Marches …..

n the late 1970’s ” release” classes began popping up in the south of Houston to just below Chambers Street in small and not so small live/work loft spaces. There are sooo few, if any, left in Manhattan.110 Chambers Street … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Klein Technique tm Stretch and Placement

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Teaching, Studying, Being, Learning – Finding center.

Excerpts – “When she Stumbles” – Judson Church as part of Movement Research Presenting Series w Jamie Graham, Alissa Horowitz, Barbara Mahler I teach almost daily, for more years than I would like to say, !  I move daily. I … Continue reading

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Current Ongoing Classes in Klein Technique™ w Barbara Mahler

photo by Alice Garrick Within a specific structure, all students work at their own pace, and level. Exercises and movements, done repeatedly with increasing intelligence and awareness, or “resonance” facilitate a path of change and openness. We don’t “exercise” yet … Continue reading

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BERLIN- ah!

September once again brings me  me back to in Berlin with a large and wonderfully diverse group of movers and shakers!    It will be a fourth time with Felix Rukert and Schwelle 7, and my sixth time teaching in … Continue reading

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Iceland!-September 2012

An amazingly beautiful country,- Iceland. I  found myself there in September teaching at the Arts Academy to a new generation of dancers and choreographers.  I also had the pleasure of working with the modern dance company, and the organization “Danse … Continue reading

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from SOLO w Nany Allison, choreography Barbara Mahler

from SOLO w Nany Allison, choreography Barbara Mahler

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To continue with Daisy Levy’s interview with Barbara………

B:  But, um, I came to Hunter College because they had a particular program for teaching in the inner city, in the inner city schools, ‘cause I grew up in the housing projects [poor audio quality] interested in teaching, in … Continue reading

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